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Giving Kudos to Brilliant Content

Placing a plot twist into an original story can be a cleverly crafted narrative technique that completely changes an audience’s perception of a story. However, if it’s executed poorly it can be less of a twist and more of a downward spiral that causes a promising story to collapse with a preposterous and reader- insulting thud. Alternatively, a good twist can become the most memorable thing about a novel or screenplay, perhaps being the only thing that saves it from being an otherwise completely unmemorable story.

Nobody ever said that this was an easy literary achievement, but here are a few useful tips to help you construct a plot twist that will be both memorable and believable.